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How Does Your Brain Keep Track of Time?

A new finding challenges conventional wisdom about the mind’s internal clock

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By Mike Orcutt | Posted February 22, 2010

Researchers have found some misbehaving neurons in the part of the brain that tells time. The startling discovery could change how neuroscientists think about the brain’s influence on the body’s biological rhythms, and has raised questions about the very definition of a functioning neuron. Continue reading

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